Brian Schaffer

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The Perfect Meditation Space Is in the Middle of New York City

The founder of glam fashion retailer Intermix brings meditation to Manhattan at Inscape<p>Calm, quiet introspection and the sights, sounds, and pace of New York City may not seem to go hand in hand, but one former retail mogul is trying to change that. This month, Khajak Keledjian, the founder of …

A new theory promises to unlock your body’s full potential—and is actually scientifically sound

Today tens of thousands of people are discovering that the environment contains hidden tools for hacking the nervous system. But no matter what they might be able to accomplish, they’re not superhuman—the fortitude they find comes from within the body itself. When they forego a few creature …

Humanity

10 epic long-distance walks around the world

From the Highlands to the Himalayas, these hikes take in some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes. They’re not for the faint-hearted, but keen trekkers will love the challenges posed by each<b><br>More great walks: Europe | UK | best kit</b><p>The trek to the base of the fifth highest mountain in the …

Hiking

5 Epic Treks From Backpacker's '100 Best Hikes'

New this spring, <i>The National Parks Coast to Coast:100 Best Hikes</i> by Backpacker Magazine is a guidebook to some of the most stunning hikes around the …

6 Adventurous Men on the One Place to Go Before You Die

Forget Cancun. Think bigger the next time you need a 'break.'<p>There are people who go on vacations and there are travelers. The former go somewhere to escape and relax. The latter seek immersion, adventure, and a deeper connection with the world. We asked six adventurous men of style to tell us the …